Chu Kong River Trade Terminal Company Limited (CKRTT) is the largest inland terminal operator in the Pearl River Delta (”PRD”), China Merchants Holdings International is currently holding 20% of CKRTT which holds interest of ten terminals in PRD such as Gaoming Terminal Kong Zhou Terminal, Qing Yuan Terminal, Zhuhai Ziyu Terminal, Sanbu Terminal, Foshan Zingang Terminal, Sanshui Terminal, Heshan Terminal, Beicun Terminal. By constructing a pier network layout, stevedoring, warehousing, land-based container haulage services between Hong Kong and the PRD inland vessels, CKRTT takes advantage of their second category terminal hub port in PRD as the core business to build the PRD logistics service system, providing customers with more value-added services.
In 2011, throughput handled by CKRTT was 1.22 million TEUs, an increase of 10 percent over the previous year, foreign trade container throughput was 920,000 TEUs, an increase of 16 percent over the previous year. The bulk cargo throughput
was 730,000 tons, 4 percent decrease from the previous year.
CKRTT owns a total quay length of 2.5 km and 40 berths among all river trade terminals. The designed annual cargo handling capacity is 12.2 million tons, the container handling capacity is 1.2 million TEU, a total yard area of 350,000 square meters.